Golf News for Monday, August 2, 2010
The Golf Connection, a destination marketing and consulting firm, has formed a partnership with the prestigious Pasatiempo Golf Club and will now serve as the marketing agency for the famous Dr. Alister MacKenzie-designed course. As a full-service golf marketing company, The Golf Connection provides dedicated, cost-effective golf-event management, consulting, and direct marketing solutions to destinations, resorts, and corporate clients. [... more » ]
"We're delighted to again host the world's finest golfers and also to host Mrs. Bishop as she experiences the first-class amenities and services we offer," said Joel Paige, VP and Managing Director of PGA National. [... more » ]
"This launch is especially exciting because of the variety of products we're bringing to golfers," said John Solheim, PING Chairman & CEO. "We're reaching golfers of all abilities with our newest technologies." [... more » ]
"This ball is not for everyone," said Dixon Golf CEO William Carey. "This ball is only for the golfer that demands the absolute best in performance. Its price point is unreachable for a certain segment of golfers." [... more » ]
"There was a lot of pressure," said Rachel Morris of Carlsbad, Calif., who was playing in her third and final Canon Cup. "My heart was racing, but I wanted to do well for them and for me." [... more » ]
"The 35th Junior PGA Championship will once again feature an extremely strong field in both the boys' and girls' divisions," said Allen Wronowski, Vice President of The PGA of America. [... more » ]
The Nicklaus Academy at DragonRidge Country Club in Henderson, Nev., near Las Vegas is offering its unique and specially pampered "Women's Only Experience" lesson packages. This is a program geared entirely for women, from the way the instruction is taught to the little extras like massage and gifts that many women appreciate. It ranges from a half-day tune-up to full-blown three-day schools. [... more » ]
"It's exciting to see some of the golf industry's most respected brands join us in Las Vegas again for the 2010 PGA Fall Expo," said PGA Golf Exhibitions Group Vice President and General Manager Ed Several. [... more » ]
"The Induction Ceremony continues to be an incredibly important event for golf each year as we take the opportunity to recognize the sport's greatest achievers," said Tim Finchem, PGA TOUR commissioner. [... more » ]